--Ranaway from the subscriber, in the city of Richmond
, a negro man named John.
Said follow is about 25 years of age, 5 feet 8 or 9 inches high, has a down lock when spoken, to and of dark color; has his hair plaited and wears his beard long, and is a blacksmith by trade, and may have hired himself to some smith in the city as a free man. I will give the above reward if be taken fifty miles South of Richmond Dispatch twenty dollars if apprehended anywhere else and delivered to Messrs. Clopton
ap 14--6t John Palmer